Rabbit Trail: Book Burning

Estimated time: 10 minutes

Book burning isn't limited to Fahrenheit 451, but has been by demonstrators for centuries. Read the following article to learn more about book burning and how it has affected history.

The Incendiary History Behind Book Burning and 'Fahrenheit 451'

The HBO version of 'Fahrenheit 451' adds a modern twist to the centuries-long history of burning books-one in which the story plays a role